Ancient Orient Museum: ARCHAIC SMILE. Tokyo, 2007. 152 pp. Colour plates throughout. 25x21 cm. Paper.
Catalogue of an exhibition exploring the origins and distribution throughout Asia of the 'archaic smile' found on sculpture and other forms of art from southern Europe through Asia to Japan and Korea. 88 exhibits from countries across Asia bearing this feature are illustrated in colour and discussed. Captions in English. Main text in Japanese.
Subjects: Archaeology Art
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 99 in printed List 187.
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